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Tula Pink’s Personal Slow & Steady Fabric Story – Could it be your story too?

Tula is a storyteller in each of her fabric lines!   Her stories enrapture us and draw us to her fabrics and art.  She has told many stories to enthrall and entertain us, but it isn’t until this Slow and Steady collection that she shares her personal  journey through her fabric.  To celebrate Tula’s 20th…

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Beginning of a Grinch Christmas

Our Quilted Grinch Tree Skirt that I longarmed Grinch stuff creatures to it! Tutorial coming later this week.

The Beginnings of a Glammy Grinch Christmas The Beginnings of a Glammy Grinch Christmas – My husband absolutely loves the story of How the Grinch Stole Christmas.  I was one that didn’t really relate to that story and focused on other ones.  When we play the DVD of the Jim Carrey movie of How The…

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Strengthen Parents of Special Needs Day 1: People feel just like YOU!

31 Daily Steps to Strengthen Parents of Special Needs Children

Strengthen Parents of Special Needs Children Day 1: People feel just like YOU – We have each other! Parents of Special Needs Children are some of the strongest people that I know.  We are a breed of people that are different from others.  We are tired, exhausted and spent being pulled in many directions.  There…

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Are You Worried About Your Children? Boundaries, Motivation, Anxiety, Pornography?

Worried about children Uplift Families

Are You Worried About Your Children? Are you overwhelmed not knowing what the best thing is to do?  Or completely bewildered how to raise children in this day in age. The climate of raising a family has completely changed from raising my 22 year old son to now my 14 year old son.  My girlfriends…

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How I Learned to Quilt – A Quilting to Blogging Journey

Deanna at Stitches Quilting.com

Summary of things that would describe this quilter: Blogger & Owner of Stitches Quilting Online Store – Live in Salt Lake City Utah – Born on a farm but now live in a city – Quilter – DIY – Sewist – Pattern Writer – Surface Pattern Designer – Graphic Design – Special Needs Mom -…

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Is Gardening like Quilting? Is it possible to Quilt in our Gardens?

Quilt in Gardens

Is Gardening like Quilting? Is it possible to Quilt in our Gardens? Could Gardeners deep down inside have budding skills to become Quilters? Or are Quilters really deep down inside budding skills to become Gardeners? As quilters, we naturally use our quilting skills in our outdoor gardens to create warmth for the exteriors of our…

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MORE Mother’s Day Fabric Ideas

Mothers Day Gift Ideas

Well….. Here are two more fabric collection ideas for Mother’s Day! We have Michael Millers Vintage Mom! Isn’t this fabric just the very best? One of a kind and now out of print. Purchase now while stock is still available. Another playful collection for the cooks in all of us, is the Domestic Diva collection…

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Sewing with your teenager a Whimsical Brown & Pink Trendy Quilt – Ouch she sewed through her finger!

Sewing with teenagers or pre-teens to quilt isn’t difficult especially when the task is broken down into bite size pieces with a simple, trendy, attractive and whimsical project. Emily’s Finished Quilt Long Arm Quilting on Whimsical Brown & Pink Quilt More Long Arm Machine Quilting on Quilt Emily holding her finished quilt top! Sample of…

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Quilting is Therapy!

Quilting is Therapy Stitches Quilting

Quilting is Therapy!  When I had my storefront quilt store in Yuma, Arizona, I featured a local customer as Quilter of the Month and showcased her quilts in the shoppe.  It was an absolute delight to see the gorgeous quilts come out of the closets and drawers to hang them beautifully around the store.  I couldn’t…

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